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Six-pointers galore in the Wild Wild West | MLS Now

Only 9 points separate first from fifth in the West, and with the final third of the season to go, Western Conference teams face a gauntlet to secure their spots in the playoffs. Jason Saghini looks back at last night's games in Colorado...Show More Summary

Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each OKC Thunder Newcomer This Season

The Oklahoma City Thunder didn’t make any high-profile moves this offseason, but they are still the class of the Western Conference. None of the newcomers will single-handedly push the Thunder over the hump and into the Finals again....Show More Summary

Serge Ibaka Still Isn’t 100% Healthy

Serge Ibaka injured his calf right before the Western Conference Finals and was initially thought to be out for the remainder of the playoffs. However, as you know, he made a return to the lineup and at times didn’t show any signs of truly being injured. Give him credit for fighting through it, because here […]

Ranking the Chicago Blackhawks' 5 Best Highlight-Makers in the Last Decade

When a team secures two Stanley Cup championships in the last five seasons and reaches the Western Conference Final in a third season, there's going to be no shortage of highlights. The Chicago Blackhawks are loaded with stars who have...Show More Summary

Billie Jean’s Wonderland

In case you haven’t been paying attention, the World TeamTennis finals are on Sunday, featuring the Western Conference champion Springfield Lasers hosting the formidable Washington Kastles in the battle for the King Trophy. Welcome to the alternate tennis universe of World Team Tennis, the league founded by Billie Jean King. Show More Summary

NBA Summer League Schedule 2014: Rockets vs. Kings TV and Live Stream Info

Two teams remain alive at the Las Vegas Summer League. After a week and change of action and more than 60 games, a March Madness-esque bracket saw two Western Conference teams (surprise) through to the final. The Sacramento Kings will...Show More Summary

Are Oklahoma City Thunder a Real Threat to Sign Pau Gasol?

Fresh off a Western Conference Finals elimination, the Oklahoma City Thunder are searching for that missing championship piece, and they're hoping they've found it in Pau Gasol. With many NBA teams immersed in Carmelo Anthony- and LeBron...Show More Summary

OKC Thunder 2014 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Ranking Top Targets Post-Draft

The Oklahoma City Thunder enter the offseason trying to improve on a disappointing end to an underwhelming season. After dropping in six games to the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals, the Thunder keep most of theirShow More Summary

Must-See Games on the Chicago Blackhawks' 2014-15 Schedule

The Chicago Blackhawks will come into the 2014-15 season with a chip on their collective shoulders. After losing in overtime of the seventh game at home in the Western Conference Final to the Los Angeles Kings, the Blackhawks want to...Show More Summary

Best Potential Free-Agent Landing Spots for Thabo Sefolosha in 2014 Offseason

He was a forgotten man during the 2014 Western Conference Finals, but we should remember a few things about unrestricted free agent Thabo Sefolosha. He started 61 games this season for a team that won 59 of its contests. Indeed, the 30-year-old has started in all but one of the games he played with the Oklahoma City Thunder since the 2008-09 season. Show More Summary

Depth Players Chicago Blackhawks Should Chase in Free Agency

Chicago Blackhawks fans may still be thinking about the floater that Alec Martinez directed at Corey Crawford's net on June 1 that somehow ended the Western Conference Final, but general manager Stan Bowman and head coach Joel Quenneville...Show More Summary

Who the Oklahoma City Thunder Must Target with the No. 29 Pick in the NBA Draft

The Oklahoma City Thunder once again fell short of their NBA title aspirations, losing to the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals. With the 29th pick in this year's NBA draft, who will the Thunder look to pair with Kevin...Show More Summary

NBA Finals 2014: Complete Heat vs. Spurs Championship Results and Breakdown

The 2014 NBA Finals featured a marquee battle between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs, but it became clear throughout the series that the veteran-laden Western Conference champions were the much better team. San Antonio beat...Show More Summary

San Antonio Spurs 1 Game Away from Exacting Revenge over Miami Heat

Following the San Antonio Spurs’ series-clinching Game 6 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Finals, Tim Duncan was asked by TNT’s David Aldridge about squaring off against the Miami Heat one year after his team's heartbreaking seven-game defeat. “We have four more to win,” Duncan said, as reported by Sports Illustrated. Show More Summary

Stanley Cup 2014: Schedule, TV Info for Kings vs. Rangers Game 4

The 2014 Stanley Cup Final has been all Los Angeles Kings to this point, as the Western Conference champs have dominated the New York Rangers through the first three games of the NHL finale. Games 1 and 2 were decided in overtime periods. Show More Summary

Thunder general manager Sam Presti says coach Scott Brooks is coming back

Here’s the Oklahoman reporting on the Thunder, who finished the regular season with a 59-23 record, second best in the league behind the San Antonio Spurs. OKC wound up losing to those Spurs in the Western Conference Finals. In his first public comments since the conclusion of the Thunder’s season, Sam Presti on Thursday ended all [...]

3 Areas the Oklahoma City Thunder Must Upgrade This Offseason

It's hard to call the Oklahoma City Thunder's season a disappointment (they did make the Western Conference Finals after all), but it didn't really feel like a success either. Falling just short is always tough for a team with titleShow More Summary

Bucher Buzz: Why Scott Brooks' Job Is Safe in OKC

The speculation surrounding the future of Scott Brooks as the head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder has intensified in the days since his team was eliminated by the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals. Will Brooks lose...Show More Summary

Tony Parker's Ankle Injury Should Not Impact Play During 2014 NBA Finals

As the NBA Finals open on Thursday evening, the only physical question for the San Antonio Spurs is how close to 100 percent Tony Parker will be. Parker had a moderate ankle sprain in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder and was hobbled somewhat for Game 6. Show More Summary

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